Public Preview: Collect Syslog from AKS nodes using Azure Monitor container insights
Published date: March 15, 2023
Customers can now collect Syslog from their AKS Clusters using Azure Monitor container insights. Combined with SIEM systems (Microsoft Sentinel) and observability tools (Azure Monitor), syslog collection enables tracking security and health events across IaaS and containerized workloads.
Syslog is a popular message logging standard that can be used across a variety of devices like servers, Virtual Machines, routers, and other devices. Enterprises commonly use syslog for collecting logs in on-premise, and IaaS workloads.
Starting today customers can use Azure Monitor container insights to collect Syslog from nodes in their Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS) clusters. Combined with SIEM systems like Microsoft Sentinel and observability tools like Azure Monitor, syslog collection enables monitoring security and health events across IaaS and containerized workloads
See Syslog collection with Container Insights to learn more.